Wider Community News & Events
UPCOMING EVENTS, NOTICES and SERVICES
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MEN’S HEALTH MONTH – NOVEMBER
Free community information sessions
Four Mondays in November at 6pm (sharp) – 7:30pm:
Monday 5 – With a little help from my friends
Monday 12 – Help is on the way
Monday 19 – The beat goes on
Monday 26 – Breaking the silence
St Jude’s Anglican Church Auditorium
Bendooley Street, Bowral
CLICK HERE for details (poster)
CLICK HERE for schedule
Tom Carroll 0419 482 208 | email@example.com
Moss Vale Road improvements and Hampden Bridge repairs
To improve road safety Roads and Maritime Services will carry out essential maintenance work on Moss Vale Road at Barrengarry Mountain.
Day work – 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday, Tuesday 23 October until late November, weather permitting.
Hampden Bridge repairs – 6pm to 6am Monday 26 November, weather permitting.
CLICK HERE to download PDF notice for full details.
NSW Government – Roads and Maritime Services
FREE 10 week healthy lifestyle program for Aboriginal children and their families.
For kids aged 7-13 who are above a healthy weight.
A parent or carer is required to attend each session.
CLICK HERE to view flyer for full details
TO REGISTER (free call) – 1800 780 900
Wingecarribee Aboriginal Community Cultural Centre
4pm to 6pm
Thursdays, 18 October to 20th December 2018
MOSS VALE AMATEUR SWIMMING CLUB
The Moss Vale Swim club invites members, new and old to join us for the 2018-2019 season. At Moss Vale swim club we aim to promote swimming as a fun, healthy activity for youth in the shire. Moss Vale Swim Club caters for all swimming abilities, with members racing to improve their own personal best times.
Racing commences Friday 19 October at 6.15pm
Race night will continue each Friday 6-8pm until Friday 21 December 2018
Races resume Friday 1 February 2019
Season concludes Friday 11 March 2019
Swimmers can register to join the swim club at race nights from the 19th October
Registration will commence from 6pm each week
CLICK HERE for membership fees and flyer information
SKY’S THE LIMIT MINI OLYMPICS
10am-2pm, Thursday 6 December 2018
Beaton Park, Wollongong
Since 2008, EET has been hosting the Sky’s the Limit Mini Olympics for people with special needs at Beaton Park in Wollongong. Each year this event attracts hundreds of participants from Metropolitan Sydney, Southern NSW, the Illawarra and beyond enabling them to experience the exhilaration and joy of competition in a variety of sporting activities – just like the Olympics.
EET assists people with disability to develop skills that will help them achieve their life goals, increase their independence and participate as valued and active members of their community.
CLICK HERE to download INVITATION | SPONSORSHIP
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ESSENTIAL EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING
We are a well-established not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting people with a disability. Our offices in the Illawarra and across NSW offer a variety of programs including life and employability skills training and employment services.
Freecall: 1800 634 728
Phone: 1800 NDIS2U
TIME TO UNPLUG AND RECONNECT
There’s more in you than you know…
Outward Bound Australia is an independent, not-for-profit outdoor education organisation that exists to empower people to discover, develop and achieve their full potential as individuals and future leaders. The Navigator program uses the wilderness and adventure based activities to build integrity, responsibility, resilience and compassion in 15-17 year olds. The core outcome is Striving To Be The Best You Can Be.
For more information or to register online go to http://www.outwardbound.org.au/courses/navigator/
We have also released some excellent footage of some of the activities undertaken on our programs: http://on.fb.me/1EchHhQ
Click here to view current youth program dates and fees.
www.outwardbound.org.au 1800 267 999
PROTECTING AUSTRALIAN CHILDREN ONLINE
Australian children, parents and guardians have a place to report serious online bullying following the official launch of the Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner…
Read the full media release | For more information visit: www.esafety.gov.au
IS IT A SAFE PLACE FOR KIDS? – A guide for parents…
From The Office of the Children’s Guardian…
As a parent or carer you play an important role in making sure your kids are spending time in places that are safe. This guide will help you look out for ‘child safe’ places.
Download the guide… | Visit: www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au
FREE interactive online learning courses by Black Dog Institute
Building good mental health in young people…
Black Dog Institute in partnership with nib foundation are proud to announce the availability of three new interactive online learning courses about mental health. These resources have been designed to support Black Dog Institute’s HeadStrong School Curriculum Resource for teaching about mental health.
Download flyer for details…
To access the courses, please go to: www.blackdoglms.com
For more information, go to: www.headstrong.org.au
MSC Mission Outreach Newsletter
Please view or download the latest newsletter online at http://australia.mscmission.org/mission-outreach
When school is a long way from home…
When school is a long way from home
Transport for NSW provides a subsidy for eligible families towards the costs of driving students to school…
Visit transport.nsw.gov.au/pvc to find out more…